Daily Archives: March 19, 2007

Free York County, Pa., historical publications available at booksigning

Someone asked where they could get a copy of the “Making History” and “Black History” special publications that the Daily Record/Sunday News has produced. (See histories). “Making History” tells the story of Crispus Attucks Community Center’s first 75 years, and … Continue reading

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Histories attempt to fill blanks in York County women’s, black history

Helen Reeves Thackston reads to children at Crispus Attucks Early Learning Center, which she headed from 1932-1964. A park in York is named in honor of Helen Thackston. Thackston Park. Thackston deserves a place in any history of York County. … Continue reading

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